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Mezcalita verde cocktail in a cocktail glass with cucumber garnish

Mezcal cocktail recipes

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Make the most of this smoky Mexican spirit with our delicious mezcal cocktail recipes. Try something short and spicy, or a fruity tipple or twist on a classic drink

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  • Mezcalita verde cocktail in a cocktail glass with cucumber garnish

    Mezcalita verde cocktail

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    Get a taste of Mexico with this mezcalita verde cocktail. Make a jugo verde with pineapple, jalapeño, lime, cucumber, agave syrup and parsley, then add mezcal – salud!

  • El pastor negroni served in a small glass and garnished with an orange slice

    El Pastor mescal negroni

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    Mix mescal, red vermouth and Campari for this colourful and deliciously decadent short cocktail. Garnish with an orange slice and plenty of ice to serve

  • Kiwiriqui cocktail with kiwi garnish

    Kiwiriqui

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    Green fruit works really well with mezcal and this cocktail shows just that, combining the smoky spirit with kiwi, apple and lime

  • El padron cocktail in glass

    El padron

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    This spicy cocktail packs a little heat that beautifully balances the mezcal's sweet, smoky flavour. It's a great summer sipper

  • Mezcal and verdita shots on bar

    Mezcal & verdita

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    Verdita has become a modern classic on the menus of tequila and mezcal bars. It's a shot of 'little green' served alongside a shot of mezcal, meant to be sipped side by side

  • Mezcal mangarita cocktail in glass with peel garnish

    Mezcal mangarita

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    The mezcal 'mangarita' is a delicious, fruity take on a classic margarita, made with mango. The smokiness of the mezcal balances the zesty lime and sweet fruit

  • Jessica rabbit cocktail with tomato garnish

    Jessica rabbit cocktail

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    Plenty of fresh ingredients lift this simple mezcal cocktail to create a sweet, light and wonderfully balanced drink

  • Once upon a thume cocktail in glass

    Once upon a thyme in Mexico

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    Fresh raspberries and aromatic thyme enhance the vibrant, fruity flavours of the mezcal in this summery cocktail

  • Dizzy mezcal cocktail on bar with cucumber garnish

    Dizzy mezcal

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    Pairing fresh cucumber and lemon with a smoky mezcal and herbal anise creates the perfect balance for this deliciously complex cocktail

  • Palomezcal cocktail with grapefruit garnish

    Palomezcal

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    Try a twist on one of Mexico's favourite cocktails using mezcal instead of tequila for a refreshing, summery sipper

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